Master of Puppets

Listen to the 1985 Master of Puppets demo

The lyrics are a little different, so is the guitar solo. The production? Well, maybe they used a 4 track cassette for this. It's pretty cool to hear the original. -RC Video of Metallica: Master of Puppets (Late June 1985 Demo)
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WATCH: Metallica Share Never-Before-Seen Video of 1986 "Battery" Performance

In anticipation of the remastered version of the iconic 1986 Master of Puppets album, Metallica have shared a never-before-seen throwback.
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Metallica

METALLICA Sets Release Date For 'Master Of Puppets' Reissue!

The eagerly awaited and anticipated reissue of METALLICA's career-defining Master of Puppets album finally has a release date: November 10. Just in time for headbangers to include it on their holiday wish lists!
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Father of Late Metallica Bass Player Cliff Burton Has Been Quietly Donating Royalties

Ray Burton, father of Metallica’s late bass player Cliff Burton, recently spoke with Alphabetallica, and the conversation revealed much about Cliff’s and his parents’ characters. For example, the interview taught us that Cliff bought his parents a house after Metallica gained some success. Knowing...
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 M. Shadows of Avenged Sevenfold performs during Avenged Sevenfold's The Stage World Tour featuring Avenged Sevenfold, Volbeat and Motionless in White at Giant Center.

Avenged Sevenfold's M. Shadows Shares His 10 Favorite Metal Albums

Rolling Stone asked multiple rock acts—from Ozzy Osbourne to Corey Taylor—to share their favorite metal albums when compiling their list of the 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time. The list is out there, but they’ve since asked more artists to share their favorites.
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